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Forthcoming Development Policy Books

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  1. Capital Dilemma

    Growth and Inequality in Washington, D.C.

    Edited by Derek Hyra, Sabiyha Prince

    Capital Dilemma: Growth and Inequality in Washington, DC uncovers and explains the dynamics that have influenced the contemporary economic advancement of Washington, DC. This volume’s unique interdisciplinary approach using historical, sociological, anthropological, economic, geographic, political,...

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Politics of Development in Pakistan

    Living Village

    By Haider Nizamani

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    Pakistan, sixth most populous country in the world, has not gone through systematic and effective land or agrarian reforms in sixty-three years of its existence. Almost 67 per cent of its 167 million inhabitants still live in rural areas and directly or indirectly rely on agriculture for their...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Tourism and Sustainability

    Development, Globalisation and New Tourism in the Third World, 4th Edition

    By Martin Mowforth, Ian Munt

    'If unequal opportunities are large within many countries they are truly staggering on a global scale', so concludes the World Bank’s 2006 World Development Report. It is a global unevenness within which the barriers to immigration of Third World migrants to wealthy First World nations go ever...

    To Be Published December 5th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Biodiversity Research, Bioprospecting and Commercialization

    Science, Markets and Access and Benefit-sharing

    By Sarah Laird, Rachel Wynberg

    Series: People and Plants International Conservation

    The access and benefit-sharing (ABS) policy process of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), and wider discussions about the ethical and conservation issues arising from the commercial use of biodiversity and traditional knowledge, depend upon a well-developed understanding of the...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Mekong: A Socio-legal Approach to River Basin Development

    By Ben Boer, Philip Hirsch, Fleur Johns, Ben Saul, Natalia Scurrah

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    An international river basin is an ecological system, an economic thoroughfare, a geographical area, a font of life and livelihoods, a geopolitical network and, often, a cultural icon. It is also a socio-legal phenomenon. This book is the first detailed study of an international river basin from a...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Higher Education and Capacity Building in Africa

    The Geography and Power of Knowledge

    Edited by Hanne Kirstine Adriansen, Lene Møller Madsen, Stig Jensen

    Series: Routledge Studies in African Development

    This book takes an innovative approach to understanding the development of universities and addresses capacity building of African universities. For years, education has been high on the development agenda and recently also universities are being recognized as key drivers for societal growth....

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Political Economy of Natural Resources and Development

    From Neoliberalism to Resource Nationalism

    Edited by Paul Alexander Haslam, Pablo Heidrich

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development Economics

    The nationalization of foreign firms has once again returned to the mainstream economic policy agenda in Latin America and elsewhere in the developing world, particularly in Sub-Saharan Africa and East Asia – especially in the extractive sector. This trend, often described as resource nationalism,...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Human Rights Education and Social Change

    Reproduction and Resistance

    By Joanne Coysh

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

    Around the world there are a myriad of NGOs using human rights education (HRE) as a tool of community empowerment with the firm belief that it will help people improve their lives. One way of understanding these processes is that they translate universal human rights speak using messages and...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Forest Management Auditing

    Certification of forest products and services

    Edited by Lucio Brotto, Davide Pettenella

    Forest management auditing is expanding from its traditional focus on forest management, stewardship and chain of custody certification to more innovative topics such as ecosystem services, forest carbon credits, non-timber forest products, wood energy and fair trade certification. Forest managers,...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Understanding Sport in International Development

    By Tess Kay

    Series: Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    This book makes an important contribution to the growing literature on sport in international development. It introduces and explores the practice and efficacy of international sport development through the experiences of young people who become engaged in sport programmes, as described in their...

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge